Shows how trichinosis infestation occurs. Describes the preparation of microscope slide specimens and, through photomicrographic sequences, covers the life history of the parasite. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
"THIS PICTURE MAKES VIVID THE LIVES OF THE MEN & WOMEN WHO BUILD THE MODERN AUTOMOBILE. IT SHOWS THEM IN THE MORNING ON THEIR WAY TO WORK, AT WORK IN THE PLANTS & OFFICES, IN THE MARKET PLACES SHOPPING, & AT HOME IN THE PLEASANT EVENING HOURS." ( 1 reviews )
byBemelmans, Ludwig, 1898-1962. Madeline; United Productions of America; International Film Bureau
Madeline Surveys the origins, rituals, and symbols of the major religions of the world, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Mohammedanism (Islam). favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Demonstrates methods of securing cooperation necessary for group action. Details the objectives of cooperation. Shows typical situations requiring cooperation within a group dynamic, including the organization of a high school film projecting club and a community that needed its road paved. Presents basic techniques for achieving the assistance of others, including appealing to individuals' interests, offering a service in return, convincing people that they really want to help and... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Cooperation, Organization, Social groups, Leadership, Persuasion.
A classic 1956 commercial for the Sunbeam mixmaster. Typical of Sunbeam commercials of 1956. It also promotes other Sunbeam products. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV Commercial, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Sunbeam, Sunbeam Mixmaster, Mixer, Mixmaster, 1956
This hilariously campy 1960s educational film, SEE A JOB, subtitled WHAT'S A NICE GIRL LIKE YOU DOING WAY UP HERE WHEN THE GROUND'S WAY DOWN THERE, tells the story of Elaine Vaughn, an African-American Pan Am airline stewardess. With a cast of characters including a "swinger in seat 5B" (1:28 mark), this is one film not to be missed! As the film states, Vaughn was a high school graduate who became one of Pan Am's elite stewardesses, flying the NY to Paris and NY to Rome routes.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Flight Attendant \, airport, pan American World Airline, Airline,...
Demonstrates viscous incompressible boundary layers, their origin, growth, response to pressure gradients, transition from laminar to turbulent state and differences in behavior in laminar and turbulent layers. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Man-woman relationships, Spirituality, Self-perception
An episode of 1950s sitcom "Make Room for Daddy", starring Danny Thomas. Originally broadcast 22 February 1955, this episode is complete with original commercials for Dodge cars and Pall Mall cigarettes. (note: I am pretty sure this episode is public domain, It wasn't registered with the US copyright office until 1988, so I don't believe the registration is valid. I might be wrong on that though). favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Danny Thomas, 1950s, 50s, 1955, Sitcom, Comedy, Make room for Daddy
Kinescope of Fifties science TV program featuring discussions and demonstrations. In this episode, host Earl Herald interviews Howard G. Vesper, VP of Standard Oil Company of California, about the science of oil drilling. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Science, Television programs, Oil Industry, Occupations: Oil Workers
shows how brake linings are made. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Part of the Anti-Communism series, this film explores what the average citizen can do to stem the tide of Communism in their community.We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at email@example.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: communism
Untouched Land: Pre-columbian America to 1492 Describes recordings as a teaching tool to be used in an inquiry approach to the teaching of social studies at the secondary level. Suitable for independent use by individual teachers or as part of an in-service course. From the Using media for inquiry in social studies series. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Untouched Land: Pre-columbian America to 1492
An episode of NBC's popular "Howdy Doody" program, complete with commercials and network ID. I haven't watched this episode for several years so I don't know if it is any good. This show could be fun, but it could also be crassly commercial. Also, I "borrowed" it from an official DVD release, but hopefully that won't effect its public domain status. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV Commercial, Howdy Doody, 1951, 1950s, Early television, Kinescope
Uses time - lapse photography to show how water moves into and through unsaturated soil. Points out how strata, such as hard pans or coarse sand layers, slow down the advance of a wetting front and how saturated and unsaturated flow differ. Dye tracks illustrate how soluble fertilizers move in irrigation furrows. Traces the history of western movies from their earliest form in The Great train robbery to such recent films as High noon and the TV series Gunsmoke. Describes the evolution of the... favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: We Have an Addict in the House, Agricultural plant science, Agriculture, Applied technologies
Also issued in super-8 mm. cassetteConsultant, T. E. Pengelley; production adviser, Solomon Kaplan favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Sexual intercourse, Sex (Biology), Human reproductive system, Sexual... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Produced by Westinghouse during WWII, this film explains how electronic vacuum tubes work from the simple diode (single pole switch) to the complex Cathode Ray tube. As the film shows, tubes with grids can be used as electronic amplifiers, rectifiers, electronically controlled switches, oscillators, and for other purposes. Some of the innovations shown in the film include tubes used as rectifiers (for AC/DC conversion and production of metal such as aluminum), an early kind of tube based... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Vacuum tube, Air purifier, Westinghouse, Power rectifier, Amplification, Steampunk, Electronics,...
A young girl named Linda narrates her experience of traveling to Denmark from her preparations at The School for International Training in Vermont to her airplane trip, which stops in Reykjavik, Iceland to her ultimate arrival in Denmark and her experiences with her host family. Also includes some narration from a male narrator that discusses history and culture of Iceland and Denmark. There is a focus on clothing. Shows the production of a mass-produced blouse. Does not explicitly advertise a... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Discusses the dangers of H2S and how to help a victim overcome by fumes.We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: safety, chemicals
Uses photomicrography to show dangerous tiny organisms which cause infections and diseases. Stresses the importance of cleanliness in maintaining good health. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Portrays the United Foundation as "the businesslike method" of giving and notes that it offers "freedom from constant appeals". Aerial shots of Detroit downtown and factories; crowds; boy scouts; an aged woman; people pestering other people for money; kids skipping rope in an idyllic suburb; women in a massive typing pool; disabled G.I. casualties watch a movie in a hospital; suburbs being built; a kid with IV tubes sticking out of him; polio kids walking; blind man;... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The story of egg production on a large, commercial egg farm. Emphasizes the care given to hens in clean and scientifically-regulated laying houses. Describes the gathering of eggs from open nests and trap nests. Explains the purpose of the cooling room, candling machine, electric egg cleaner, grading machine track, and shipping cases. Views of some of the top comics of the 1920's, including Charlie Chase, Monty Banks, Fatty Arbuckle, Larry Semon, Andy Clyde, and others. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Eggs, Eggs
Produced by M.S. Berman and E.A. LeachUnusual voice properties may be produced by a misuse of vocal cords or an abnormality of a related physical structures. Characteristic verbalization provides information about various disorders including severe beathiness, cleft papate, esophageal voice production, hypernasality, papillomas, and postlaryngectomy therapy SummaryIdentifies the visual and aural symptoms associated with various voice and resonance disorders of children and adults. favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Speech disorders, Series: Identifying Speech Disorders (1972),... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Describes the Alkali bee and the Alfalfa leaf-cutter bee in relation to their suitability for alfalfa pollination. Explains methods of using bees as well as tending of bee populations favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Alfalfa leafcutting bee, Bees, Alfalfa leafcutting bee, Bees
Time lapse photography, animation and closeups explain how leaves are important to plants, animals and man. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact email@example.com for more information favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
A survey of the problems of old age. Shows how medical science is meeting the challenge of degenerative diseases, and how the social security program is struggling to cope with economic security for the aged. Discusses the feeling of loneliness and uselessness that frequently comes with old age.We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: senior citizens, elderly
Stock shots to be logged historical (antiquated) war footage hand taking musket off wall Explosion in front of suburban houses (good) VS bombing and wreckage in Europe POV bombs falling from plane VS citizens on watch for airplanes VS CUs various angles of people talking on telephone and telephone operators with headsets and microphones Radio studio VS montage of radios Mother and son extinguishing incendiary flare that falls through roof into house attic (sequence) VS civil defense... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Verniers Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film SummaryUses animation to tell the principles of the Vernier scale and its application to precision measuring instruments. Tells how to use and read Vernier micrometers and calipers. Dr. Hadley Cantril discusses his investigations at the Perception Demonstration Center at Princeton University of the effects of some of our assumptions on what we see. Shows a distorted room that looks normal, with... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Verniers, Animation
An episode of "The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet". This episode focuses on the character of Ricky Nelson, who is played by Ricky Nelson. Also featured quite a bit is the character of David Nelson, played by David Nelson. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Television, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, Ricky Nelson, David Nelson, Rock and roll,...
Great footage of airline operations circa 1950. Stock shots to be logged. 21:27:55:28 VS, CU disembodied hands shuffle through mail; cuts to same letters in mans hand, man walks away from camera, sits in chair, children playing on floor; mother sends children to bed, little boy and girl kiss father goodnight; man opens letter. Man sitting at couch, with typewriter on coffee table begins to type out letter. 21:29:11:14 VS aerials of airplanes flying above the clouds. Aerial above 1950s TWA... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
12:26:01:26 VS Three men working in advertising office for RCA. RCA sign visible leaned up against wall next to lamp in back of room, and ceramic RCA dog ("Nipper") on small table. One of the men stops work and speaks into camera. 12:27:08:26 CU RCA record player 1960 model on table; camera zooms out, and young woman demonstrates the removal speaker cabinet from record players case. 12:27:36:22 CU RCA radio on wood table; LS man enters room and demonstrates how the top of the radio... favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Ralph V.H. Wood, the Philadelphia Electric Company Project Officer for Edison Electric Institute discusses an experiment that was conducted in 1955 at the Nevada Test Site to study the effects of an atomic blast on electric power facilities. Images of utility workers on power lines and preparations for the test flash across the screen while Mr. Wood talks.This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive, one of the largest historic military, transportation, and aviation stock footage... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Nevada, Atomic Bomb, 1955, Nevada Test And Training Site, Atomic Films, Film, Atomic Blast, Ralph...
byUniversity of London. Institute of Psychiatry; New York University
Produced by the University of London's Institute of PsychiatryTraces the gradual unfolding of the psychotic process in childhood reconstructed from three material sources: a family album of photographs, a motion picture, and and objective diary kept by the mother. Follows the patient from ages one to nine, until she is placed in Maudsley Hospital, London, where she remains for two years favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Autism, Psychoses in children Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
byO'Connor, Flannery. Displaced person; Learning in Focus, inc
The Displaced Person Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Polish people, Feature films, Feature films, Polish people
byFaulkner, William, 1897-1962. Barn burning; Learning in Focus, inc
Based on the story of the same title by William Faulkner, about the son of a tenant farmer who must choose between his aversion to playing his father's accomplice in violent acts against their landowners and his desire to win his father's acceptance.Title from data sheet Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film SummaryPresents an adaptation of William Faulkner's short story Barn favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Barn Burning, Feature films, American literature (United States), Fiction, Short stories, Short...
Great shot of movie cameraman in woods shooting birds at close range. Describes insect pests. Birds are "nature's check against these hardened criminals." Children building bird houses under direction of Audubon societies. "Building and renting bird houses encourages children in the study of civics." "A delegation from the schools of Portland, Oregon, organizing a colonization scheme for their home woods." Children seen in front of Multnomah Falls. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
An episode of the US soap opera "Love of Life" from 22 December 1955. With original commercials. Unfortunately most episodes of this series are lost. This series aired in a 15-minute time-slot. You'd be surprised how much they got into those 15-minutes (really about 11 minutes minus ads) favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Love of Life, 1950s, Fifties, Commercials, Advertising, Soap Opera, 1955, 1950s, Live television